Horry County, SC

Population 282,285

Horry County, SC Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 10.4%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 67.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 22.4%

Registered Offenders

40.69% Higher than national avg.

Environmental Hazards

340 Found nearby

Unemployment

Moderate 5.4%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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55 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 55 K-12 public schools in Horry County, SC and 12 private schools. Homefacts rates Horry County's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.

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Crime view details

752 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$268,000 compared to August 2020
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    37.1%
  • Rented
    18.6%
  • Owned
    44.3%

3,473 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Horry County, SC issued 3,473 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 3,473 permits, 3066 were issued for single family homes and 407 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Horry County, SC issued 3,160 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 3,160 permits, 2592 were issued for single family homes and 568 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $812
  • 1 Bedroom: $847
  • 2 Bedrooms: $997
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,288
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,460

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Environmental Hazards

340 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Horry County, SC has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Horry County, SC is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.92 Average
    Horry County, SC is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 46.22°
  • February 48.47°
  • March 54.82°
  • April 63.18°
  • May 70.67°
  • June 78.4°
  • July 80.78°
  • August 80.32°
  • September 75.95°
  • October 66.05°
  • November 55.23°
  • December 50.2°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Horry County, SC

Earthquakes
Horry County, SC has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Horry County, SC has a high risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Horry County, SC has a high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Horry County, SC has a moderate risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Horry County, SC: $45,621

Unemployment

Unemployment in Horry County is 5.4%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.5% and 5.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 44.82%
White Collar - 55.18%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Nikki R. Haley
  • Sen. Lindsey Graham
  • Sen. Tim Scott

Neighborhood Info

5 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

169 FCC Towers view all